In a devastating incident that unfolded on Wednesday night in Jerteh, Terengganu, a two-year-old child is suspected to have died after being struck by a car nearby a local restaurant. The heart-wrenching news of this tragedy began circulating on Thursday, sending shockwaves through the community.
A 17-second video, widely shared, captured the aftermath of the incident. The footage shows both law enforcement and concerned members of the public gathering around a residence believed to belong to the victim's family.
Preliminary reports from eyewitnesses and community members indicate that the incident occurred during a family visit to a restaurant for a meal on that Wednesday night. However, it is reported by witnesses that the child's parents may have been engrossed in their meal at the time and were unaware of the fatal incident involving their child.
Watch the aftermath of the incident below, or click here to watch it on x.com:
Katanya ibu bapa ralit makan, tak sedar anak 2 tahun maut digilis kereta di Terengganu— Yon (@Amrlamnnn) October 5, 2023
Majoriti sedang berusaha untuk mendapatkan kenyataan daripada pihak berkuasa berhubung kes tersebut. pic.twitter.com/p87Fjks04s
No official statement from authorities has been issued concerning this case, and the public is encouraged to withhold their speculations out of respect for those affected by the incident.